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    WICKED Sets Lottery Policy for Run at Seattle's Paramount TheatreWICKED Sets Lottery Policy for Run at Seattle's Paramount Theatre
    by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

    A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to The Paramount Theatre with performances from July 8 - August 2. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at The Paramount Theatre box office will have their names placed in a lottery drum; thirty minutes later, names will be drawn for a limited number of orchestra seats at $25 each, cash only.  This lottery is available only in-person at the box office, with a limit of two tickets per person. Lottery participants must have a valid photo ID and cash in hand when submitting their entry form and, if chosen, must purchase tickets at the time of the drawing. (more...)

    WICKED Awarded 2015 Tripadvisor 'Certificate Of Excellence'WICKED Awarded 2015 Tripadvisor 'Certificate Of Excellence'
    by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

    WICKED, the award-winning classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is proud to announce that the long-running West End production has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great reviews on TripAdvisor. Certificate of Excellence winners include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a superior customer experience.  (more...)

    WICKED Returning to Seattle's Paramount Theatre, 7/8-8/2WICKED Returning to Seattle's Paramount Theatre, 7/8-8/2
    by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

    After breaking box office records in 2012, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Seattle's Paramount Theatre from July 8 - August 2.  Tickets for the return engagement are available on-line at stgpresents.org and tickets.com, by calling 877-STG-4TIX (784-4849) or in person at select Ticketmaster locations and at The Paramount Theatre Box Office (Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm). (more...)

    INTO THE WOODS Skewered In Extensive & Hilarious 'Everything Wrong With' Video BreakdownINTO THE WOODS Skewered In Extensive & Hilarious 'Everything Wrong With' Video Breakdown
    by Pat Cerasaro - Jun 14, 2015

    Extensive INTO THE WOODS analysis! (more...)

    BWW TV: WICKED's Lilli Cooper Sings 'The Wizard and I' at Stars in the Alley!BWW TV: WICKED's Lilli Cooper Sings 'The Wizard and I' at Stars in the Alley!
    by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 5, 2015

    STARS IN THE ALLEY, presented by United Airlines, was held earlier today, May 27th in Shubert Alley, between Broadway and 8th Avenue and 44th and 45th Streets. Hosted by HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH's Darren Criss, Broadway's best turned out for the annual performance - including Wicked's Lilli Cooper, who performed 'The Wizard and I'- check it out below! (more...)

    VIDEO: First Look - Tom Hanks Stars in Spielberg's Dramatic Thriller BRIDGE OF SPIESVIDEO: First Look - Tom Hanks Stars in Spielberg's Dramatic Thriller BRIDGE OF SPIES
    by Movies News Desk - Jun 5, 2015

    The dramatic thriller, hitting theaters on October 16, 2015, tells the incredible story of an ordinary man placed in extraordinary circumstances. (more...)

    Photo Special: Happy Birthday Idina Menzel - Part 1; WICKED, RENT & More!Photo Special: Happy Birthday Idina Menzel - Part 1; WICKED, RENT & More!
    by BWW Special Coverage - May 30, 2015

    As the star embarks TONIGHT on a new world tour, we'll celebrating Idina Menzel's birthday with a look back into the BWW Photo Archvies! (more...)

    CINDERELLA Alum Keke Palmer Will Join the Pink Ladies on Fox's GREASE: LIVE!CINDERELLA Alum Keke Palmer Will Join the Pink Ladies on Fox's GREASE: LIVE!
    by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

    Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) and Paramount Television announced today that film, television and stage actress and singer Keke Palmer (SCREAM QUEENS, "Masters of Sex") will be joining the cast of GREASE: LIVE as the sassy Pink Lady "Marty Maraschino." Palmer will star alongside Julianne Hough (as "Sandy") and Vanessa Hudgens (as "Rizzo"). In addition, Broadway writers Robert Cary ("Anything but Love," "Ira & Abby") and Jonathan Tolins ("Buyer & Cellar," "The Last Sunday in June") will write the LIVE television adaptation airing on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016 (7:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX. (more...)

    TDF Open Doors Graduation Set for Next MondayTDF Open Doors Graduation Set for Next Monday
    by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

    Over 400 guests including current and past New York City high school students, and the performing arts professional mentors who have participated in TDF's Open Doors, the theatre arts mentoring program that TDF founded in 1998 with playwright Wendy Wasserstein, will attend this year's graduation at 5:30pm on Monday, June 1 at The Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College (524 West 59th Street, NYC).   TDF's Open Doors was the first arts education program to receive a special Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theatre when it received the special honor in 2012. This year, Open Doors had 30 mentors working with 24 groups of students from New York City high schools. (more...)

    WICKED National Tour Sets Lottery Policy for Denver RunWICKED National Tour Sets Lottery Policy for Denver Run
    by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

    A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to Denver with performances from June 3-July 5. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the Buell Theatre box office will have their names placed in a lottery drum; thirty minutes later, names will be drawn for a limited number of orchestra seats at $25 each, cash only. This lottery is available only in-person at the box office, with a limit of two tickets per person. Lottery participants must have a valid photo ID when submitting their entry form and, if chosen, when purchasing tickets. WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster returns to Denver at The Buell Theatre June 3-July 5 only. (more...)

    Exclusive! Stephen Schwartz Talks Upcoming WICKED Movie's ProgressExclusive! Stephen Schwartz Talks Upcoming WICKED Movie's Progress
    by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2015

    Fellow Ozians! Finally, BroadwayWorld has learned more definitive details about the highly anticipated film adaptation of the Tony Award-winning smash hit musical WICKED. (more...)

    Steven Pinder To Star As DOCTOR DILLAMOND In London WICKED For Limited Engagement!Steven Pinder To Star As DOCTOR DILLAMOND In London WICKED For Limited Engagement!
    by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

    WICKED, the award-winning classic musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to announce that Steven Pinder, who is currently playing Doctor Dillamond and The Wizard to huge acclaim on the multi record-breaking UK Tour, will join the London production as Doctor Dillamond from Monday 10 August until Saturday 19 September 2015.  (more...)

    WICKED Announces Lottery Policy for Schuster Center RunWICKED Announces Lottery Policy for Schuster Center Run
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2015

    A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Schuster Center with performances from April 29- May 17.  (more...)

    BREAKING!: Thomas Kail & Alex Rudzinski to Direct FOX Musical Event GREASE: LIVEBREAKING!: Thomas Kail & Alex Rudzinski to Direct FOX Musical Event GREASE: LIVE
    by TV News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

    Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) and Paramount Television announced today that Tony Award-nominated director Thomas Kail ('Hamilton,' 'In the Heights') and veteran director Alex Rudzinski ('Dancing with the Stars') will direct the live musical event GREASE: LIVE. (more...)

    Broadway's Biggest Blockbuster WICKED Returns to Seattle This Summer; Tickets on Sale 4/13Broadway's Biggest Blockbuster WICKED Returns to Seattle This Summer; Tickets on Sale 4/13
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

    After breaking box office records in 2012, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Seattle's Paramount Theatre from July 8 - August 2. Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Monday, April 13th at 10am and will be available on-line at stgpresents.org and tickets.com, by calling 877-STG-4TIX (784-4849) or in person at select Ticketmaster locations and at The Paramount Theatre Box Office (Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm). (more...)

    Lindsey Stirling Performs Lively INTO THE WOODS Medley In New Disney Music VideoLindsey Stirling Performs Lively INTO THE WOODS Medley In New Disney Music Video
    by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 4, 2015

    A fresh take on several INTO THE WOODS songs! (more...)

    NNPN to Present Rolling World Premieres for Beckim's LIGHTS RISE ON GRACE and Yee's IN A WORD in 2015NNPN to Present Rolling World Premieres for Beckim's LIGHTS RISE ON GRACE and Yee's IN A WORD in 2015
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

    The NATIONAL NEW PLAY NETWORK (NNPN), the country's alliance of non-profit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces its 48th and 49th Rolling World Premieres: Chad Beckim's Lights Rise on Grace and Lauren Yee's in a word, as well as openings for its 43rd, 44th, and 47th plays, Uncanny Valley by Thomas Gibbons, Colossal by Andrew Hinderaker, and River City by Diana Grisanti. (more...)

    TDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open DoorsTDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open Doors
    by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

    On Saturday, April 18th, TDF will host a special reception and performance of The Heidi Chronicles to celebrate the show's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein, and to raise funds for the arts education program she co-founded, TDF's Open Doors. Open Doors, now in its 17th year, is the first arts education program to be awarded a special Tony Honor for 'Excellence in the Theatre.' (more...)

    New Video Of Cut INTO THE WOODS Song 'She'll Be Back' Performed By Traci HinesNew Video Of Cut INTO THE WOODS Song 'She'll Be Back' Performed By Traci Hines
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 30, 2015

    Another look at the new Sondheim song for INTO THE WOODS! (more...)

    INTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So FarINTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So Far
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 28, 2015

    INTO THE WOODS is officially the #6 highest-grossing movie musical of the last 40 years! (more...)

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